1. Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins: Preview and Prediction

    This feels a lot like last year at around this time, doesn't it? The Dallas Cowboys , ravaged on defense by injuries and facing December elimination games as well as a possible do-or-die intra-divisional finale against Philadelphia ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 4,326 reads 13 comments

  2. Don't Get Your Hopes Up: Jason Garrett Will Never Learn to Run Consistently

    The breaking point might be 26.5. Since 2007, when Jason Garrett starting running the Dallas Cowboys offense, nine NFL teams have run the ball fewer than 26.5 times per game...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 7,182 reads 57 comments

  3. Will Eli Manning Rebound from Nightmare 2013 Season?

    We can debate all day about Eli Manning 's Hall of Fame credentials, the value of his Super Bowl rings and MVPs and his wide-ranging legacy in general, but nobody is going to dispute ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,358 reads 102 comments

  4. Do the Dallas Cowboys Actually Blow More Games Than Everyone Else?

    You might have heard that the Dallas Cowboys blew a big lead this past week against the Green Bay Packers . In fact, Dallas had a 23-point halftime edge, technically making Sunday's collapse the worst in franchise history...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 14,757 reads 69 comments

  5. Time for the New York Giants to Sit Eli Manning, Give Ryan Nassib a Shot

    Now the NFL 's third-lowest-rated qualifying passer and the league leader in interceptions by a 19 percent margin (he has 25 picks; only four other quarterbacks have 15 or more), Eli Manning has hit rock bottom...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 16,519 reads 169 comments

  6. What Does the Future Hold for Key Cowboys After Another December Collapse?

    To be clear, the Dallas Cowboys haven't collapsed yet. This season is still recoverable. Dallas just has to beat both the slumping Redskins in Week 16 and the Eagles at home ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 9,696 reads 38 comments

  7. Are the Eagles Pretenders, or Was Sunday's Ugly Loss to Minnesota an Aberration?

    Presumably, the Philadelphia Eagles were going to lose at some point. But nobody expected their magical ride to end like this. Not against a three-win Minnesota Vikings team that was playing Sunday without its best player...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 23,842 reads 195 comments

  8. LeSean McCoy Has Become the NFL's Best Back: Can He Carry the Eagles in January?

    Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has become the best player in the NFL at his position. Maybe it's maturation, maybe it's Chip Kelly's influence. Maybe both factors have contributed...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 11,726 reads 51 comments

  9. Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys: Preview and Prediction

    While the team they're jockeying for the NFC East lead with might get a break by avoiding 2012 MVP Adrian Peterson in Minnesota , the Dallas Cowboys might also get lucky ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 9,266 reads 31 comments

  10. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Minnesota Vikings: Preview and Prediction

    In Week 10, the Philadelphia Eagles faced a Green Bay Packers team without Aaron Rodgers . Turns out that wasn't the only stroke of luck they'd receive during the second half of the 2013 NFL regular season...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 8,764 reads 21 comments

  11. Don't Be Mistaken: Robert Griffin III Is Still the Man in Washington

    Nobody is wondering who the Washington Redskins quarterback will be at the start of the 2014 NFL season. Robert Griffin III is a massive investment, a No. 2 overall pick and one year removed from a Rookie of the Year campaign...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 7,569 reads 67 comments

  12. Beyond RGIII Drama, Final Weeks Could Benefit Both the Redskins and Kirk Cousins

    All of the drama between Robert Griffin III , Mike Shanahan and Daniel Snyder is compelling and rich , but let's not forget about the man who, as a result of all this, will quarterback the Washington Redskins over the next three weeks...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 6,390 reads 31 comments

  13. Fact or Fiction for Washington Redskins Quarterback Robert Griffin III

    Robert Griffin III 's sophomore season is over. Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan confirmed that on Wednesday , per The Washington Post , announcing that the team ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 10,799 reads 55 comments

  14. RG3 Benching May Be Nothing More Than Shanahan's Parting Shot in Failed Season

    Mike Shanahan is still the head coach of the Washington Redskins , and now a team source has confirmed to John Keim of ESPN.com that Shanahan will start Kirk Cousins in place of Robert Griffin III this week at quarterback...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 7 months ago 295,526 reads 286 comments

  15. Fact or Fiction for Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Tony Romo

    Tony Romo "lost" another December football game Monday night. Fiction! Yeah, we had to get to that one right away...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 28,969 reads 315 comments

  16. Vanilla Giants Offense Needs to Be Revamped, Starting with a New Coordinator

    A shake-up is necessary in the world of New York Giants football. After all, with a blowout loss to the San Diego Chargers Sunday, the G-Men confirmed that they'd be missing out ...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 8,305 reads 95 comments

  17. Cowboys' Embarrassing Loss to Bears Cues Up Another December Collapse

    This isn't about Tony Romo, the apparent choker, or any individual players or coaches. Instead, it's about the Dallas Cowboys as a franchise and their systemic inability to close out seasons...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 15,506 reads 174 comments

  18. Who Should Stay, Who Should Go in Sorting out Washington Redskins Mess?

    The Washington Redskins could be on the verge of finishing with their lowest win total in 19 years, which would be amazing when you consider that they're less than a year removed from their first NFC East title this early century...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 19,648 reads 231 comments

  19. Dallas Cowboys vs. Chicago Bears: Preview and Prediction

    For the time being, the Dallas Cowboys are on the outside looking into the NFL playoff picture. That's because the Philadelphia Eagles and the San Francisco 49ers won Sunday...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 26,151 reads 36 comments

  20. Redskins Demolished by Chiefs: Where Does Washington Go from Here?

    By the time the clock ran out on an embarrassing 45-10 home loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, the Washington Redskins season had gone from "minor car accident" to "franchise-changing train wreck...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,279 reads 85 comments

  21. Fair or Unfair, the Month of December Could Make or Break Tony Romo

    In the hyper-competitive American sports realm, there's a lot of pressure on major and minor media outlets to find and/or generate storylines and narratives...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 12,535 reads 71 comments

  22. New York Giants vs. San Diego Chargers: Preview & Prediction

    Forget the Eli Manning-Philip Rivers 2004 NFL draft storyline, because that won't matter by about 4:30 p.m. ET on Sunday...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,342 reads 4 comments

  23. Kansas City Chiefs vs. Washington Redskins: Preview and Prediction

    Is there anything more overrated in sports than being a spoiler? I mean, if my team is out of it, I'm upset. It won't lift my spirits knowing that it can pull other teams down with it...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 4,773 reads 8 comments

  24. Detroit Lions vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Preview & Prediction

    The Philadelphia Eagles are as hot as they've been in more than three years, and they passed a big test with a win over the equally hot Arizona Cardinals in Week 13...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 5,762 reads 15 comments

  25. How Did Everybody Fail to Recognize Alfred Morris?

    Nice guys finish 173rd. That's what those who know Alfred Morris must have been thinking when the humble Florida Atlantic running back was passed on 172 times in the 2012 NFL draft...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 7,878 reads 16 comments